Recursion by Blake Crouch ★★★★☆ #BookReview #BookBlog

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Primary Genre(s): Science Fiction, Thriller, Fiction
Published: 11 June 2019 by Crown Publishing Group
Page count: 336
My Format: Audiobook via Overdrive
Cover: Infinity
Pacing: Great
Ending: Good, but that last sentence…ugh!
Would I recommend it: Likely
Commission Link: Buy Recursion

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Lot No. 249 by Arthur Conan Doyle ★★★★★ #BookBlog #BookReview #ShortStory

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Primary Genre(s): Short Story, Fiction, Horror
Published: September 1892 in Harper’s Magazine
Page count: 62
My Format: free online
Pacing: Great
Ending: Easy
Would I recommend it: Yes

My rating: ★★
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HAPPY 1st BLOGIVERSARY TO ME!

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HAPPY 1st BLOGIVERSARY TO ME!

HAPPY THANKSGIVING, TOO!

I can’t believe a year has passed since I entered the blogging community! I started this blog because I read voraciously, I absolutely love all kinds of books, and I wanted to share my thoughts about what I read. I am humbled by the support I have gotten from so many of you in this past year and I absolutely cannot believe the number of followers I have!! I interact with some of you regularly, and others may just be casual readers of my blog, but all of you are much appreciated. I may not have as many followers as some, but in my opinion, I have the best! Continue reading “HAPPY 1st BLOGIVERSARY TO ME!”

The Ring of Thoth by Arthur Conan Doyle ★★★★☆ #BookBlog #BookReview #ShortStory

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Primary Genre(s): Short Story, Fiction
Published: January 1890 in The Cornhill Magazine
Page count: 36
My Format: free online
Pacing: Good
Ending: Tragically romantic
Would I recommend it: Yes

My rating: ★★

Synopsis
Mr. John Vansittart Smith is a student of Egyptology who travels to France to see some papyri in the Louvre Museum. Tired from his visit, he sits in a corner of the museum and dozed. When he wakes up, the museum is closed and he is locked inside. Trying to get out he meets a strange man who seems to perform a ritual on a mummy.
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Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants by Andrea Beaty (Questioneers Chapter Books #2) ★★★★☆ #BookReview #BookBlog #ChapterBook

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Primary Genre(s):
Middle Grade, Chapter Book, Fiction
Published: 16 April 2019 by Harry N. Abrams
Page count: 112
My Format: Audiobook via Hoopla Digital
Cover: Fun
Pacing: Good
Ending: Wonderful
Would I recommend it: Yes
Commission Link: Buy Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants

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The Terror of Blue John Gap by Arthur Conan Doyle ★★★★☆ #BookBlog #BookReview #ShortStory

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Primary Genre(s): Short Story, Horror
Published: August 1910 in Strand Magazine
Page count: 64
My Format: audiobook via Hoopla Digital
Cover: Good
Pacing: Fast
Ending: Ambiguous and Effective
Would I recommend it: Yes

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Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters (Questioneers Chapter Books #1) by Andrea Beaty ★★★★★ #BookReview #BookBlog

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Primary Genre(s):
Middle Grade, Chapter Book, Fiction
Published: 2 October 2018 by Harry N. Abrams
Page count: 144
My Format: Audiobook via Hoopla Digital
Cover: Vibrant, Fun
Pacing: Perfect
Ending: Wonderful
Would I recommend it: Absolutely!
Commission Link: Buy Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters

My rating: ★★★★
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